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Re: st: RE: graphs in stata


From   "Eva Poen" <eva.poen@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: graphs in stata
Date   Mon, 13 Oct 2008 17:08:46 +0100

More generally, Nick Cox has had several articles in the Stata
Journal, and many posts on this list, concerning the graphing of
distributions. You might be interested in having a look at

http://www.stata-journal.com/article.html?article=gr0003

and

http://www.stata-journal.com/article.html?article=gr0012

to name a few. These two articles are available free of charge.

Eva


2008/10/13 Friedrich Huebler <fhuebler@gmail.com>:
> Bastian,
>
> Another option is to specify the individual -kdensity- plots in parentheses.
>
> . sysuse auto
> . graph twoway (kdensity mpg if foreign==0) (kdensity mpg if foreign==1)
>
> Friedrich
>
> On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 5:46 AM, Martin Weiss <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> wrote:
>> sysuse auto, clear
>> kdensity price, addplot((kdensity weight))
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
>> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Bastian Steingros
>> Sent: Monday, October 13, 2008 11:39 AM
>> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
>> Subject: st: graphs in stata
>>
>> I want to display the distribution of two different variables in one graph.
>> One var. is quite left skewed, the other a bit right skewed.
>> I have just tried the command
>> kdensity, but it goes for one var. only.
>>
>> How can I put both in one graph (to display the different distributions)?
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